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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KMTR

FZUS56 KMTR 251551
CWFMTR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
851 AM PDT THU AUG 25 2016

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS AND OUT 60 NM INCLUDING THE SAN
FRANCISCO BAY AREA AND MONTEREY BAY

PZZ500-252215-
851 AM PDT THU AUG 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST AND BAYS INCLUDING
THE MONTEREY BAY...GREATER FARALLONES...AND CORDELL BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARIES...

FAIR WEATHER WILL BRING PREDOMINATELY LIGHT WINDS AND SEAS OVER
THE NEXT FEW DAYS. LIGHT NORTHWEST TO WEST WINDS TODAY WILL SHIFT
TO BECOME SOUTHERLY ON FRIDAY AND THROUGH SATURDAY. LOCALLY
STRONGER AND GUSTY WINDS NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE IN THE PM HOURS.
A MIXED SWELL WILL CONTINUE AS A LONG PERIOD SOUTHERLY SWELL
IMPACTS THE COASTAL WATERS.



PZZ570-252215-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
851 AM PDT THU AUG 25 2016

TODAY
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S
3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

FRI NIGHT
S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SAT
S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. S SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUN
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

MON
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG. 



PZZ571-252215-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
851 AM PDT THU AUG 25 2016

TODAY
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT LATE IN THE
MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRI
S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

FRI NIGHT
S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SAT
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUN
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

MON
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
 NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. 



PZZ575-252215-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
851 AM PDT THU AUG 25 2016

TODAY
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT LATE IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRI
S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT
14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

FRI NIGHT
S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SAT
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.

SUN
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

MON
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG. 



PZZ576-252215-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
851 AM PDT THU AUG 25 2016

TODAY
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRI
S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

SAT
W WINDS 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.

SUN
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

MON
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. 



PZZ540-252215-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
851 AM PDT THU AUG 25 2016

TODAY
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.

FRI NIGHT
S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SAT
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUN
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

MON
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
 NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. 



PZZ545-252215-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
851 AM PDT THU AUG 25 2016

TODAY
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
 NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
LATE IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.

FRI NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SAT
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUN
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

MON
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. 

..SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST
..

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET AT 13
SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 4 AT 13 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENT OF 1.6 KNOTS AT 11:01 AM THURSDAY AND 2.9 KNOTS AT 10:43
PM THURSDAY.



PZZ560-252215-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
851 AM PDT THU AUG 25 2016

TODAY
NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.  NW
SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRI
S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.

FRI NIGHT
S WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

SAT
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUN
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.

MON
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG AND SMOKE. 



PZZ565-252215-
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
851 AM PDT THU AUG 25 2016

TODAY
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE MORNING. PATCHY SMOKE
THROUGH THE DAY.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND
S 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY SMOKE THROUGH THE NIGHT. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
 MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND
S 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY SMOKE
THROUGH THE DAY.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY SMOKE
THROUGH THE NIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SAT
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY SMOKE...THEN
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUN
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG AND SMOKE.

MON
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG AND SMOKE. 



PZZ530-252215-
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
851 AM PDT THU AUG 25 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

TODAY
SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

FRI
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT.

SAT
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUN
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.

MON
W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. 



PZZ531-252215-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
851 AM PDT THU AUG 25 2016

TODAY
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.

FRI
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.

SAT
NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

SUN
W WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG.

MON
W WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. 



PZZ535-252215-
MONTEREY BAY-
851 AM PDT THU AUG 25 2016

TODAY
S WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.  NW
SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DECREASING TO 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRI
W WINDS 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.  NW
SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

FRI NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SAT
W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS...BECOMING 3 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUN
SW WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG. PATCHY SMOKE.

MON
W WINDS 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 TO
4 FT. PATCHY FOG AND SMOKE. 



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